Good quiz. Not overly long and hits the main points.
Information - Lab Safety Quiz
This resource is a quiz on lab safety for a beginning-of-the-year unit in high school chemistry.
This resource is part of the Chemistry course which contains units on Lab Setup and Safety; Nomenclature; Chemical Reactions and Balancing; Metric Systems & Conversions; Periodic Table and Trends; Atomic Structure; Nuclear Chemistry; Acids, Bases, & Salts; Bonding; Percent Composition; Solutions, Molarity, and Concentrations; Stoichiometry; Energy; Gas Laws; Reaction Rates and Equilibrium; Electron Configuration; and Redox Reactions.
Directions:Please read each question carefully before
answering.Ask if you have any questions.1)Answer
the following questions by writing out the entire word TRUE or FALSE in the
blank.If you just put T or F, it will
be marked wrong.a.__You should only
wear safety glasses in lab when you feel like it.b.__A good procedure for
trying to identify a substance in lab is to take a
big whiff of it and see what it smells like.c.__You should never horse around in lab.d.__If we are outside
and you see a wild animal, it’s okay to go up to it and
see what kind of animal it is.e.__If there is a fire
in the lab, you should notify the teacher immediately
and NOT try to put it out yourself.f.__You, as a student,
have a right to know every chemical we will beworking
with in lab, in case you are allergic to it.g.__It is okay to eat
and drink in lab.h.__If you get bored and
feel like starting up your own little experimentin
lab, that’s okay, go right ahead!i.__It’s okay to wear
contacts in lab, even if you have eye glasses.j.__You should never
pick up broken glass with your bare hand.k.__When heating up the
contents of a test tube, you should never pointthe
open end at someone.l.__When you have to put
your hands on a chemical, you only need touse
protective gloves every third Tuesday after a full moon.m. __If
you show careless disregard for these lab safety procedures, andendanger
yourself or someone else in lab, Mr. Holloman willremove
you from the class, give you a zero on the lab, and call parents
as soon as lab is over.Answer
the following questions in complete sentences.
is it so important to wear safety glasses at all times in lab?3)Why
should you never work alone in the laboratory?4)What
should you do if you break a glass container in lab?5)What
is the proper technique to use if you need to smell something in lab?